After shooting close to 300 weddings, excellent vendors start to stand out to us. Here are the people whose work has made a very positive impression. 

Attire:

Alice in Ivory

Lovely Bride

Bella Bridesmaids 

The Black Tux

 

Bands:

Becca Kaufman Orchestra

Time Chicago (in affiliation with BKO Beatmix)

Gold Coast All Stars

The Party Faithful

GreenLight by Rendezvous Music

Arlen Music Productions

TVK Orchestra

 

Cakes:

Elysia Root Cakes

Amy Beck Cake Designs

 

Caterers:

The Entertaining Company

Food for Thought

 

DJ's:

Toast and Jam 

 

Event Designers:

Kehoe Designs

HMR Designs

Art of Imagination

Event Creative 

 

Food Trucks:

Wooden Paddle Pizza

Doughnut Vault

 

Hair & Makeup:

Nika Vaughan Bridal Artists

Shannon O'brien

AJ Palace

 

Combined Services for Event Design, Planning, and Day-of Event Coordination:

Estera Events

Bliss Weddings and Events 

Christine Janda Design and Events

La Belle Fleur Events

 

Florists:

Pollen Floral Design

Fleur, Inc

Pistil & Vine

Vale of Enna

Floral Wonders

 

Limo Service:

Windy City Limos 

 

Wedding Planners/Coordinators:

Nicole Zenner at LK Events

Kelly Cavanaugh at Clementine Custom Events

Wrap it Up Parties

 

Photo Booth:

Fotio

SmileBooth 

 

Rentals:

Bowery and Bash

Nimble Well

 

Stationers:

Emily Rose Ink

Sarah Drake Design

 

Videographers:

Mirar Productions

I Do Films 

Ross Wooten

Illuminae Films

Shangri-La Wedding Films

These recommendations are based solely on the opinion of Tim Tabailloux and do not reflect any commission opportunity.